Snake River Brewing Black Tie, Blue Jeans Ski Ball

September 24, 2022

THANK YOU to everyone who made this event possible!!!


Thank you for coming out and supporting JHSC's 500 student-athletes! We hope to see you again in 2023!



2022 Event Details

Join us to eat, drink, dance, and support!

We invite you to our annual celebration, which will also kick off JHSC's 84th season of winter sports training.  The Snake River Brewing Black Tie, Blue Jeans "Ski Ball" is commonly referred to as the best party of the year in Jackson Hole.  This incredible evening is the ideal way to celebrate the coming of winter while supporting the 500 kids of the JHSC.  You and your fabulous friends will enjoy an exciting evening including... 

  • World class craft beers from Snake River Brewing
  • Specialty cocktails from Jackson Hole Still Works
  • Luxurious wines from Westside Wine & Spirits
  • Gourmet food by JHMR's Chef Michael Britton
  • An incredible silent auction 
  • Dancing to DJ Simotaneous, one of Jackson Hole's best DJs
  • And . . . the announcement of our famous Four Seasons Grand Raffle trip 

With your help, proceeds from the event enable JHSC to provide student-athletes of all financial backgrounds the opportunity to become champions in sport & life. 

Event Schedule

5:30 PM: Gondola loading begins

6–7 PM: Cocktail Hour

6–9:30 PM: Silent Auction

7 PM: Welcome by JHSC Executive Director, Ali Sehnert

7:15–9:30 PM: Dinner & Dancing

9:30 PM: Silent Auction Closes (Drawing of the Grand Raffle Prize Winner!)

**Please pick up silent auction winnings downstairs by 10:30 PM


Grand Raffle Trip

GRAND RAFFLE TICKETS may be purchased through the Handbid Auction 

Two lucky winners will receive a 4-night dream vacation package to the Four Seasons Resort Los Cabos at Costa Palmas, including:













The Full Prize: 

Welcome to the first Four Seasons marina resort, a showpiece of contemporary design on Mexico's Baja California Peninsula. Nestled on two miles of untouched beachfront on the Sea of Cortez, Four Seasons Resort Los Cabos at Costa Palmas fills your days with swimming, snorkeling, sport fishing, golf, and desert adventures. Enjoy four nights in an Ocean View King Room at Four Seasons Resort Los Cabos at Costa Palmas. Package includes lodging, daily breakfast for two, taxes, and round-trip economy airfare for two to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. 


Silent Auction​









Did you know?... ANYONE can bid in the Ski Ball silent auction, regardless of whether they are attending the event, so spread the word!

  • The Auction will open in the Handbid app days before the live event, giving bidders plenty of time to get acquainted with all the packages

  • Silent auction will close at 9pm on September 24th 

  • Packages are available for every budget and interest, spanning nine categories:

    • Adventure & Travel

    • Art & Jewelry

    • Gear

    • Good Times

    • Jackson Hole Summer Fun

    • Jackson Hole Winter Fun

    • Professional Athletes

    • Taking Care of Business

    • Wellness & Beauty

  • To bid, you must register for the event in Handbid (scroll down for an instructional video on the Handbid app)

  • More info on silent auction registration and packages coming soon!


Let's get you ready to bid!

Our renowned silent auction will open for online bidding prior to the gala date. Bidding is easy from your phone, tablet, and/or computer.  The short video below explains how the Handbid App works.

Download the Handbid app through Apple's App Store or the Google Play Store.

You can also search for and bid in the Snake River Brewing "Black Tie, Blue Jeans Ski Ball" auction on Handbid from your browser HERE.


Hot tips for a successful bidding experience:

  • All auction packages will be listed in Handbid

  • On your phone, iPad or tablet, swipe left & right to change categories and up & down to browse packages.

  • You can set a maximum bid amount on each item you're interested in. Handbid will automatically outbid other people until your max is reached and will notify you if that happens.

  • If you want to guarantee victory, click the "buy it now" button to lock in your purchase.

  • Make sure to check out the “No Bids” category to pick up last-minute packages at starting bid prices.

  • If you spend a few minutes getting used to the app before the event, you'll be more likely to win the packages you want.

  • INSIDER TIP: Do you own multiple devices (phone, tablet, computer)?  Using one to watch the event and another to bid in the auction will make your experience even more enjoyable.


Want to support JHSC through the Ski Ball?

Click HERE to make a donation to the Silent Auction or email our Events Coordinator, Julieta “Lyall” at

Sponsorship opportunities and details: Contact JHSC ED, Alison Sehnert at  //  307-690-9844      


Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and the inherent risk of exposure when attending events, the Jackson Hole Ski & Snowboard Club cannot ensure that patrons will not be exposed to Covid-19. We do encourage all Snake River Brewing Black Tie, Blue Jeans Ski Ball patrons to stay up to date with CDC and Teton County Health guidelines regarding your personal safety. 


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